The Beautiful and DamnedBook - 2007
The Beautiful and the Damned is the story of Harvard-educated, aspiring aesthete Anthony Patch and his beautiful wife, Gloria. As they await the inheritance of his grandfather's fortune, their reckless marriage sways under the influence of alcohol and avarice. A devastating look at the nouveau riche and New York nightlife, as well as the ruinous effects of wild ambition, The Beautiful and the Damned achieved stature as one of Fitzgerald's most accomplished novels. Its distinction as a classic endures to this day.
Publisher: New York : Signet Classics, ©2007
Branch Call Number: FICTION FITZG...F
Characteristics: xiv, 379 pages ; 18 cm